Hello and welcome to exampundit. As predicted in the IBPS IT Officer Pitch Report, the overall level of the IBPS Special Officer – IT Officer 2017 was “difficult”.
English Language was overall very difficult. The reading comprehension test had very good vocabulary questions. On the other hand, there were questions on double sentence fillers where one has to choose the option which does not fit. Also, there were questions similar to IBPS PO Mains.
Quantitative Aptitude was comparatively Easy. There were questions from Average, Time & Work, Profit & Loss, Data Interpretation, Series, Quadratic Equations.
Series had questions with logic like x.05, x13 etc. One who has prepared for IBPS PO, could easily attempt these.
Reasoning was very difficult. The puzzles were very difficult. One puzzle was based on Boxes, Color of Books and the information given was mostly “negative”. For eg. Box 1 does not have Red Color Book.
On the other side, the seating arrangements were based on people and their age with 3-4 possibilities. The questions were quite confusing as the aspirants were asked to answer “What is t
The professional knowledge was moderate level. It had questions from Operating system, Data structure, protecting iOS, Android from malware, POP3, SMTP etc.
Overall the examination clearly indicates the rising level.